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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA71
Sample: 1073D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 17.9
Longitude: -79.8333
Water Depth(m): 2707 to 3109
Date: 1971
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 3.402 kg
Comments: 5-10 lbs
Description: Cobble size. Foram ooze. Finely bedded, friable, fine grained arenitic rocks interbedded with limestones and chalks. Worm burrows. Age Pleistocene Oligo-Miocene.